Category Archives: Education

Watauga Superintendent “Schools” Boone #Rotary – in a Good Way

Boone Sunrise Rotarians heard about the Top 10 issues facing local schools during a visit by Watauga County Superintendent of Schools Scott Ellliot. The presentation probably drew the highest number (and most thoughtful) questions of any this year. Dr. Elliott … Continue reading

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#AppState Health Science Facts

For those who may have more questions raised at the most recent Rotary presentation concerning ASU’s Beaver College of Health Sciences future plans, Rotarian Susan Pettyjohn has made the following PDF document available. To download the document, CLICK HERE

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Life Changing Experience: Rotary Youth Leadership Awards camp

Dear Boone Sunshine Rotary, Hi, my name is Corinne Giles and I am the rising senior you sponsored to go to the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards camp in June 2015. I want to say thank you for sponsoring me to … Continue reading

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Boone: Community Prepares to Celebrate Education at the Annual Back 2 School Festival on Aug. 8

Source: The High Country is blessed with a variety of local groups that love to work together to make a difference for kids in the community, and they’re coming together next week for the annual Back 2 School Festival. … Continue reading

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7/28/15 Meeting: Host an ASU International Student

Adam Julian and Lindsay Pepper of Appalachian State’s International Education & Development visited the Boone Sunrise Rotary today and spoke about the Host Family – International Friendship Program. The program pairs local families and individuals with an international student/scholar at … Continue reading

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